Cardinals select Oklahoma QB Kyler Murray with No. 1 draft pick

Cardinals select Oklahoma QB Kyler Murray with No. 1 draft pick

The players generally have no choice over which teams they'll end up joining, though Heisman Trophy victor Kyler Murray has the option of playing for the Oakland Athletics - the first team to draft him - if he doesn't want to find out what it's like to have Brandon Williams lying on top of you in Week 2.

Murray, a first-round baseball pick by the Oakland A's, becomes the 22nd Heisman Trophy victor to go first overall.

After the Giants took Duke quarterback Daniel Jones sixth overall and Washington went with Dwayne Haskins 15th, the list of potential destinations got considerably smaller. Of the first dozen picks, eight were for that side of the ball, starting with Ohio State edge rusher Nick Bosa, who went to San Francisco as expected. In the end, Seattle only used the No. 29 overall selection to draft defensive end L.J. Collier out of Texas Christian University. Buffalo took the Wyoming quarterback by the same name in 2018. Their father also played in the NFL. "The draft is still going on; but we're looking at all options at every position". The Los Angeles Rams have a little bit of a wait, holding the 31st pick in the first round, but it's not almost as long as it was previous year. Hockenson is an all-around tight end with blocking skills, speed and savvy.

Its the first time one state has claimed the top spot three straight seasons in the Super Bowl era.

The 2019 National Football League draft began today with the first round selections. The Steelers selected MI inside linebacker Devin Bush.

Picks carried on as fans packed Broadway next to the draft stage, having no issues with the rain, wearing ponchos or having umbrellas and hats at the ready.

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